contrarily, to the contrary, contrariwise, on the contrary(adverb)
contrary to expectations
"he didn't stay home; on the contrary, he went out with his friends"
To The Contrary
To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbé is PBS’s all women news-analysis program. The show airs weekly on over 251 PBS stations in the United States, in Canada, and internationally on Voice of America TV. It was created by host Bonnie Erbé and is produced by Persephone Productions in Washington, DC. Cari Weiss Stein is Executive Producer of To the Contrary. For the first six years of broadcast the show was filmed at the Maryland Public Television studios in Owings Mills, Maryland. First launched on April 1, 1992, each week the show features four female panelists from various backgrounds including politicians, journalists, activists, and professional commentators. These women, with host and moderator Bonnie Erbé, discuss various issues in the news, mainly affecting women, children, families and communities of color. It is a half hour program. The show tries to focus on how the news affects people, not simply politics.
The numerical value of to the contrary in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of to the contrary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are dead.
The use of torture cannot be condoned, it is against international law and contrary to the common law of Scotland.
Do not say things. What you are stands over you the while and thunders so that I cannot hear what you say to the contrary.
It's not a cultural threat, Quite the contrary, it's an integration of our two societies, both on the cultural and economic front.
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